Mercedes-Benz Recalls SUVs For Cruise Control Fix

Law360, New York (April 5, 2011, 12:37 PM EDT) -- Mercedes-Benz USA Inc. is recalling 136,750 M-Class and M-Class AMG vehicles in the U.S. over a defect that could make it harder to disengage the vehicle's cruise control and increase the risk of a crash, federal safety regulators reported Tuesday.

The recall covers model year 2000 to 2002 M-Class and model year 2000 to 2004 M-Class AMG luxury sport utility vehicles, according to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

There are several ways to disengage cruise control in the vehicles, according to the recall, including...
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